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Police in Morocco have refused to investigate the attempted murder of a prominent Christian campaigner in the coastal city of Casablanca, last week. Officers are understood to have dismissed Mohammed...

The UK government has been challenged on its stance regarding Azerbaijan, after it emerged two church leaders in the country had been fined for holding "illegal Gamid Shabanov and Mehman Agamemdov we...

A building which previously housed Durham's bishops is getting a £9 million cash boost to become a 'world class arts and cultural centre'. Auckland Castle, which has been described as one of the mos...

The National Churches Trust in London will provide "rescue funding" to 29 churches in England, Wales, Scotland, and the Channel Islands. The Trust will give nearly £400,000 to churches to help pay f...

Cashless collection plates are just one of the weird and wonderful things being showcased at the annual Christian Resources Exhibition. The device which has been created in Holland allows worshippers...

Wakefield Cathedral was "asking too much" of a congregation member who cannot accept women clergy, a new report has found. The independent review followed a complaint from one worshipper after the We...

The number of people going to cathedral worship has continued to increase year on year, new figures show. Between 2014 and 2015 the Church of England said mid-week attendance had rose whilst the numb...

Durham Cathedral is being awarded £1 million of National Lottery funding for a multi-million pound conversation and repair programme. Bosses say the latest contribution to the Foundation 2020 initia...

Carl Benjamin, who's standing for UKIP in the European elections on Thursday has been banned from speaking at a hustings event at Exeter Cathedral. He was due to take part along with others standi...

Cathedrals around the UK will toll their bells on Thursday evening as a mark of solidarity following the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral St Paul's, York Minster, Exeter, Peterborough and Durham Cathedra...

A Cathedral tomcat has been accused of attacking local dogs in Wells.  There have been three incidents to date where the tomcat has been accused of attacking dogs in Somerset.Louis the 17-year-o...

A cathedral's plan to install CCTV cameras to spot vandals has sparked a row with heritage campaigners. Gloucester Cathedral, which dates back to 678 AD received planning permission to install 17 CCT...

A cathedral chancellor has appeared in court charged with a historical indecent assault on a student.  Rev Dr Paul Overend, 53, who was appointed Canon Chancellor at Lincoln Cathedral in 2017, i...

Singers from Bangor Cathedral in Wales have claimed that they've been 'snubbed' by the BBC TV programme Songs of Praise. An episode of the show is scheduled to be recorded at the cathedral on 5th Mar...

A Cathedral that read passages of the Qur'an during a service has contacted the police after receiving online criticism of the decision. A verse from the Islamic holy book was read in Arabic at St Ma...

Gloucester Cathedral has been criticised for giving free entry to its crypt and landmark tower to people who show a National Lottery ticket or scratch card.&nbs Andrea Williams, the director of Chris...

Clergy at Portsmouth Cathedral have criticised the City Council, accusing it of being "mean spirited and narrow minded" on the issue of asylum seekers. They published a statement after hearing counci...

A Grade I listed gate, which forms part of Salisbury Cathedral has been badly damaged following a car crash involving an alleged drink driver.  It is thought Harnham Gate was hit by a van at aro...

A Cathedral dean from Wrexham is asking people in his town to stop seeing the church as a benefits agency. It's after a criminal was jailed for threatening the clergyman at his residence and demandin...

A doorman is in hospital after he was injured in a drive-by shooting opposite St Nicholas Cathedral in Newcastle. The 24-year-old is thought to have been hit in the arm when a person on a motorbike a...